Even though the Latin America and Europe-Africa Regions of Little League® feature dramatically different cultures and backgrounds, they share various similarities in instituting baseball and softball programs for children and communities.
Europe-Africa was never able to get over the hump and overcome its troubles against Australia on Thursday, as Europe-Africa fell 3-1 at Volunteer Stadium after falling behind by three runs in the fourth inning.
Emilia Little League from Emilia, Italy will participate in the Little League Baseball® World Series for the second time in Little League® history after winning the 2016 Europe and Africa Region Tournament.
Positions: 2B, P
Bats: R Throws: R
Height: 4-10, 86lbs